Article, “A Closer Look”

Read over “A Closer Look” on pages 21-22. Look up your local (or any) law enforcement agency online and
compare their mission, vision, values, policies, and procedures (if available) to the ones presented in the
chapter. What role does studying ethics play in carrying out these roles in law enforcement? Should there be
an ethical statement within the mission statement? Also, is it important for criminal justice agencies to teach
ethics and professionalism?

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